The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) found itself with a capital plan that cost nine times more than anticipated revenue. Smart Growth America worked with TDOT to evaluate the agency’s project development processes and establish an audit strategy to right size planned projects to achieve desired outcomes at significantly lower cost.
TDOT Commissioner John Schroer has built on this work by advancing an agenda that includes project right sizing, the development of regional offices to coordinate multimodal transportation investment with land use policy, and the suspension of work on Interstate 69. Learn more>>
Download the full report: Transportation Process Alternatives for Tennessee: Removing barriers to smarter transportation investments.